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Residential Construction Recovers Strongly in Chicagoland in July

Residential Construction Recovers Strongly in Chicagoland in July


Construction spending has been up and down in Chicagoland in 2014, but it bounced…

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@properties Hires New VP of Brokerage Services

@properties Hires New VP of Brokerage Services


Earlier this week, Illinois largest independently-owned brokerage firm and Chicago’s No. 1 residential brokerage,…

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July Pending Home Sales Offer Pleasant Surprise

July Pending Home Sales Offer Pleasant Surprise


Pending home sales rose for the fourth time in five months, according to the…

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The Limitations of $1 Million in International Real Estate

The Limitations of $1 Million in International Real Estate


$1 million sure goes much farther in our local housing market! #200433899-001 / gettyimages.com…

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New Report Talks Chicagoland Affordability

New Report Talks Chicagoland Affordability


The U.S. housing market has been in recovery mode the last two years, and…

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Falling Foreclosure Rates Represent A Housing Market That’s Bouncing Back

Falling Foreclosure Rates Represent A Housing Market That’s Bouncing Back


New CoreLogic report finds that even though foreclosures are still around, their presence is…

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3 Key Steps to Connecting with Your Clients

3 Key Steps to Connecting with Your Clients


When you’re helping a client buy or sell a home, how can you make…

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Chicagoland Residential Construction Still Down Substantially From Historical Norms

Chicagoland Residential Construction Still Down Substantially From Historical Norms


Though our marketplace has traversed quite the terrain since 2008, new data shows that…

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Generation X Still Racked by Underwater Mortgages

Generation X Still Racked by Underwater Mortgages


Though the U.S. has cleared through millions of underwater mortgages, a shocking number of…

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Coldwell Banker Gets Nearly 100 New Chicagoland Agents

Coldwell Banker Gets Nearly 100 New Chicagoland Agents


In July, Realogy Holdings, one of the world’s leading real estate companies, acquired ZipRealty’s…

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